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Details

  • Tomb Owner
    Nebnefretptah Mehi (G 4442)
  • Excavator
    Hermann Junker, German, 1877–1962
  • Junker No
    Mehi
  • PorterMoss Date
    Dynasty 6 or later
  • Site Type
    Stone-built mastaba
  • Shafts
    2 unnamed shafts
  • Remarks
    Mastaba, labeled Mehi (MHJ) by Junker, north of G 4440, against south side of G 4450's chapel and against southeast corner of G 4450.

Maps & Plans 2

Published Documents 2

Unpublished Documents 3

Full Bibliography

  • Brovarski, Edward. "The Senedjemib Complex at Giza: An Interim Report." L'Égyptologie en 1979. Axes prioritaires de recherches, tome II. Colloques Internationaux du Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique No. 595. Paris: Éditions du Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, 1982, p. 121.

    Junker, Hermann. Gîza 6. Die Mastabas des Nfr (Nefer), Kdfjj (Kedfi), Kahjf (Kahjef) und die westlich anschließenden Grabanlagen. Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien Philosophisch-historische Klasse Denkschriften 72, Abhandlung 1. Vienna & Leipzig: Hölder-Pichler-Tempsky, 1943, pp. 226-228, fig. 91, plan after p. 273.

    Porter, Bertha, and Rosalind L.B. Moss. Topographical Bibliography of Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphic Texts, Reliefs, and Paintings 3: Memphis (Abû Rawâsh to Dahshûr). Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1931. 2nd edition. 3: Memphis, Part 1 (Abû Rawâsh to Abûsîr), revised and augmented by Jaromír Málek. Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1974, p. 129, plan 15.

    Reisner, unpublished manuscript, Box L 13, Description of Mastabas in Cemetery G 4000, p. 15.

Photos 3

People 2

Ancient People

  • Nebnefretptah Mehi (G 4442)

    • Type Tomb Owner
    • Remarks Owner of G 4442. Lintel inscribed for Nebnefretptah, called Mehi, identified as [HAtj-a mAa jmj-r kAt nbt nswt jmj-r pr sS Snwt sS pr-HD sS n sA] true count, overseer of all royal works, steward, scribe of the granary, scribe of the treasury, scribe of the phyle; found in debris of G 4442.

Modern People

  • Hermann Junker

    • Type Excavator
    • Nationality & Dates German, 1877–1962
    • Remarks Egyptologist, Director of German-Austrian expedition to Giza, 1911–1929. Published 12 volumes of final excavation reports from Giza expedition. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.